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Wd-40 Co is Among the Companies in the Household Products Industry With the Highest P/E Ratio (WDFC, CHD, CLX, PG, CL)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Household Products industry with the highest price to earnings (P/E) ratios. P/E is an important valuation tool when comparing companies in the same industry. A higher P/E ratio means that investors are paying more for each unit of net income, so the stock is more expensive compared to one with a lower P/E ratio.

Wd-40 Co ranks highest with a a P/E ratio of 46.70. Church & Dwight is next with a a P/E ratio of 36.84. Clorox Co ranks third highest with a a P/E ratio of 28.93.

Procter & Gamble follows with a a P/E ratio of 28.68, and Colgate-Palmoliv rounds out the top five with a a P/E ratio of 24.36.

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